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Via Piano di Gallo 1, 90151 Mondello, Palermo, Sicily, Italy
+39 091 450313
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115 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 January 2017 via mobile

Staying locally as family live nearby. We had mixed Sicilian starter, friends had octopus. Pasta dishes all excellent and local Sicilian white wine was amazing. Bill came to €89 for a great meal. Freezing outside and sat by the windows as the ocean spray hit the windows. Definitely try this place out. Maybe other recent reviewers hit them on a... More 

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Paris, France
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28 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 November 2016

We were looking for a restaurant with a see view, and found the "Al Gabbiano". The first surprising thing was that we were not even on our chair when the waiter asked us what we wanted to drink... After a few minutes, a second waiter came to ask us if we chose our dishes : no, not yet (as the... More 

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St-Germain-en-Laye, France
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34 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 November 2016

This restaurants offers a great seaview with terrasse & indoor seating. The service is quick and the Italian food is very good (from fire oven pizza to seafood). Affordable and tasty house white wine.

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Thank Patrick B
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

Fantastic service and great food! Parking is free but you have to look on the street. I would definitely recommend.....'..................

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Vadodara, India
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55 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2016

We went to this place for lunch on a weekday and we were one of the three occupied tables. It was drizzling outside and the view was absolutely stunning. It is a nice restaurant with a simple elegance and good food. Had octopus salad, pasta cooked in Squid ink and squid, We also had some cold cuts with a nice... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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12 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 September 2016 via mobile

The picture says it all... Absolutely awful. We were recommended this place by a local bar, obviously some sort of agreement and commission going on as I can't imagine why any one would associate themselves with it! All 6 of us were very disappointed... 😞

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London, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 September 2016

I visited this resataurant on a reccommendation of my local friend in Palermo. Good location by the sea, very busy. I can't say I was impresed about food though.

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Thank Gulnara M
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 September 2016 via mobile

I'll be honest the place is stunning !!! The view is amazing but the food it apsolutly discusting !!! No hospitality the owner has no manners !! We ordered spaghetti with seafood .. very small portion and the sea food tasted old !! After we ordered fried seafood and it was very rubbery and not fresh we left everything we... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 September 2016 via mobile

A few words only - great location and scenic view, amazing seafood and service, the staff simply compliments the restaurant...I highly recommend the place for a nice family lunch or a.romantic dinner by the sea...

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Thank Daniela D
Miami
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21 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 September 2016 via mobile

Amazing place for romantic diner with the view of the bay or great for Lunch in a shade but still seeing turquoise waters during lunch. Food always fresh. Must visit in Mondello.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Italian, Pizza, Seafood, Mediterranean
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, View, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Piano di Gallo 1, 90151 Mondello, Palermo, Sicily, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Sicily  >  Province of Palermo  >  Palermo  >  Mondello
  • Phone Number: +39 091 450313

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?